February 2012

Pattaya Times Reporter Deported to Brazil

American publisher beats ‘Boy from Brazil’ February 29 2012  How can ‘Flying Sporran’ win against Thailand’s most decorated American? An accredited journalist to Drew Noyes’ ‘Pattaya Times’ newspaper is now back in Brazil after being arrested and deported by Immigration Police. Brazilian Ivan Schiffer was arrested at Aranyaprathet and taken to the Immigration Detention Centre […]

Victims Of Property Scams Fail To Agree

WARNING TO HOME-BUYERS Comment.February 27 2012 This is yet another warning to home-buyers in Thailand who have been swindled out of their dream retirement homes. Do not believe anything you are told here which is not put in writing?  Do not be persuaded by barrack room lawyers in your midst who think they know best. […]


High on Ice – An unfortunate publicity blurb. A Flying Sporran Enquiry February 26 2012 Readers of his website will remember how we caught the boss of a drugs and alcohol clinic in Thailand smoking ‘Ice’ with prostitute in a Bangkok hotel room. The rehab in question called ‘Channah’ (win) reacted swiftly and removed Briton […]


From ANDREW DRUMMONDBangkokFebruary 24 2012‘A Flying Sporran Enquiry’ American con-man Drew Noyes claimed he had a high security clearance to meet members of the Thai Royal family and a prestigious award from Thailand’s Queen Sirikit. He claimed he had a Thai police award for marksmanship, an award for completing sky-dive and parachute training, and also that special Queen […]

Geronimo Goes on Warpath – Hunts Scalp of Pattaya Publisher

WAR DRUMS BEAT ON THAI  EASTERN SEABOARD AS ANGRY BRAVE CANCELS POW WOW ANDREW DRUMMOND, BANGKOK  February 19 2012 A native American who invested a million baht in a Pattaya newspaper is on the warpath after all he got was a useless press card and a jacket.The Californian ‘Red Indian’, who has asked to be referred to simply as […]

Queensland Police investigating The Grey Man Charity

The Grey Man – Police Probe From ANDREW DRUMMOND, BANGKOK,February 18 2012   BITTER SWEET CHARITYThe Grey Man Posed Picture To Raise Funds – the headman called the kids togetherThe Australian charity – The Grey Man – which raised funds on the alleged rescue of 22 Akha Hill tribe children in Chiang Rai last year – claiming […]

Kirsty Jones Rape And Murder Update – British Detectives Return

From ANDREW DRUMMOND, BANGKOK, February 18 2012British police investigating the rape and murder of Welsh backpacker Kirsty Jones, who was just 23 when she was brutally murdered and raped in a Chiang Mai guest house, are back in Thailand trying once again to catch her killer.Detective Chief Superintendent Steve Wilkins, of Dyfed Powys Police has […]

The Most Reassuring American To Have Made Thailand His Home – The New Claims

  Bangkok Diary RESTRAINING ORDER, DIVORCE, LIBEL & CYBER BULLY WRIT FOR PATTAYA’S CHIEF ‘FOREIGN ADVISOR’ The Flying Sporran – February 12 2012  Off to the American Chamber of Commerce Installation Ball at the Grand Hyatt Erawan to see if I can get my own picture of Thailand’s greatest living American with U.S. Ambassador Kristie Kenney. But alas, Drew […]

Thai Wife And Lover Face Court Over Murder of British Pensioner

Murdered pensioner was dying anyway  From ANDREW DRUMMOND,Bangkok, February 10, 2012 A Thai wife and her lover are to appear in court in Prachuap Khiri Khan later this month to face charges of setting up the murder of British pensioner Raymond Hind in the resort of Hua Hin in 2010.Bunnag Hind, 40, nicknamed ‘Fon’ and […]

Thai Bride And Scottish Kilt Maker – Comment And Video

 February 2 2012  COMMENT  I have been deleting a lot of posts over the last 24 hours, a sure sign that I am not in touch with a lot of my readers here, many of whom seem to have drifted in fromThai  The issue was of course Kanokrat Booth who has been protesting outside […]